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 This day in History - July 20
421 Historic Events for July 20
1922

Miroslav "Standa" Bares, Czech/Dutch actor/director (Billy Budd)

Birth
1922

Togo made a mandate of League of Nations

Event
1923

Yanks hit into a triple-play but beat A's 9-2

Event
1923

Pancho Villa, [Doroteo Arango], Mexican rebel, murdered at 55

Death
1924

F‚deration Internationale des Echecs (FIDE) forms in Paris

Event
1924

Thomas Berger, US, novelist (Vital Parts, Little Big Man)

Birth
1924

Lola Albright, Akron Ohio, actress (Delta Country, Kid Galahad)

Birth
1924

Hans Lodeizen, [Johannes A Frederik], Dutch poet (Inner Self)

Birth
1925

Italian-Serbian/Croatian/Slav treaty about Dalmati‰

Event
1925

Beirut sultan Pasja al-Atrasj calls Druzen for holy war against France

Event
1925

Jacques Delors, French economist/chairman European Committee (1985-95)

Birth
1927

Ferdinand I VAM, King of Romania, dies at 61

Death
1927

Lindbergh begins NY flight (Spirit of St Louis)

Event
1927

Anthony Cavendish, British MI 6 agent/banker

Birth
1927

Michael Gielen, Austrian conductor/composer

Birth
1928

Pavel Kohout, writer

Birth
1928

Peter Ind, jazz musician

Birth
1928

Jan Meyers, (Rep-R-Kansas, 1985- )

Birth
1930

Yuri Petrovich Artyukin, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 14)

Birth
1930

Arthur U Spronken, sculptor

Birth
1930

Sally Ann Howes, London England, actress (Dead of Night)

Birth
1930

106øF (41øC), Washington, DC (district record)

Event
1932

Nam June Paik, Seoul Korea, video artist (Medium is the Medium)

Birth
1933

Aliki Vouyouklaki, actress (Madalena)

Birth
1933

Jose Vicente Asuar, composer

Birth